2015 Results

icon-sailboat-blue2015 Race Results

July Wednesday Series H Class:
1st: Swizzle  (Ted Grayson)
2nd: Phoenix  (Mike Garfield)
3rd: Allie Rose  (Chuck First)
July Saturday Series H Class:
1st: Phoenix  (Mike and Emma Garfield)
2nd: Found It  (Mort Saunders)
3rd: Allie Rose  (Chuck First)
July Saturday Series S Class:
1st: Teaticket  (Alan Haigh)
2nd: Olive  (Josh Bernstein)
3rd: Shalom  (Eric Karplus)
August Wednesday Series H Class:
1st: Phoenix (Mike and Emma Garfield)
2nd: Buttercup (Mike Fenlon)

August Saturday Series H Class:
1st: Phoenix (Mike, Emma, and Ben Garfield)
2nd: Pani Baba (Weatherly Dorris)

August Saturday Series S Class:
1st: Teaticket (Alan Haigh)
2nd: Olive (Josh Bernstein)

General QYC racing information:

 

Quissett Yacht Club Wednesday Series Race 2014

Six boats beating to A in the first Wednesday series race, June 25th.

Yacht Club Race

The three lead boats storm toward the finish line in the first Wednesday series race. Swizzle held its lead to take the top spot.

  • 2015 Round the Bay Race

    2015 Round the Bay RaceBy Steve Chalmers Sometimes the Buzzards Bay marine forecast is right on the money and sometimes it is not. On Saturday September 12, for the Quissett Yacht Club’s 63rd annual running of the Round the Bay Race it was unfortunately accurate. It called for a north wind shifting into the east. The Race Committee could only trust ... Read More
  • Whiteley Trophy

    Found It Finds It’s Fourth Gear By Doug Jones This past Sunday morning, the Quissett Yacht Club held the rescheduled race for the Whiteley Trophy for H12s.   Four boats braved the elements of a gray and drizzle filled morning with a 10-12 mph wind from the ENE. The Race Committee of Alan Haigh and Doug Jones dropped ... Read More
  • Wednesday August Series Race #3 2015

    Wednesday August Series Race #3 2015A Perfect Evening for a Hot Race By Doug Jones As the weather has been heating up, so has the competition in the Quissett Yacht Club Wednesday evening races. Last Wednesday, a 5-7 mph wind from the southwest gave the light air sailors a chance to strut their stuff. The Race Committee of Steve Duffy, Peter Franklin, ... Read More
  • August Saturday Series H-Class Race #4

    August Saturday Series H-Class Race #4Winding Down By Wendy Martyna As summer starts to come to its inevitable close, the H Class racing at Quissett is more than half way thru the August Saturday series. Racers were prepared but pleased that the rain took a break for the single afternoon race. The wind was coming in from the northeast at 10-12 mph ... Read More
  • August Saturday Series S Class Race 3

    August Saturday Series S Class Race 3Zig Zag By Wendy Martyna The third race in in the Saturday August series for Quissett Yacht Club’s S-Class was a bit of a zigzag course with different strategies coming into play. The fleet had decided not to use spinnakers. The race committee made up of Sarah Meigs, Mike Garfield, Noah Garfield and Wendy Martyna decided on ... Read More
  • The Founder’s Trophy (the Long Distance Trophy)

    The Founder’s Trophy (the Long Distance Trophy)August 16, 2015 A Long but Wonderful Afternoon on the Water By Doug Jones Thanks to the efforts of Jon and Katy Burt, Kristan First, and the Quissett Yacht club sailing instructors, the Quissett Long Distance race (known as the Founder’s Trophy) this past Sunday had its largest number of competitors (both in terms of boats and sailors) ... Read More
  • August Saturday Series, H-Class Race #3, S-Class Race #2

    August Saturday Series, H-Class Race #3, S-Class Race #2Saturday August 16th, 2015 On the Afternoon before the QYC Ball by Ted Burt Everyone knows that in order to stay on the dance floor at the Quissett Yacht Club Annual Ball, you must have sailed that day (or week?), or at least been in a boat, so a strong fleet showed up for the Saturday Series race, ... Read More
  • Harrington/Woodriff Trophies for H-12s

    Harrington/Woodriff Trophies for H-12sAugust 14, 2015 A Most Entertaining and Educational Race! By: Doug Jones Last Friday evening, the Quissett Yacht Club held races for the Harrington Junior Sailing and Woodriff Memorial trophies. The Harrington trophy race is for junior skippers and crews (under age 16) where spinnakers are not allowed, while the Woodriff trophy race is for Corinthian skippers (aged ... Read More
  • Ancient Mariner Trophy

    Ancient Mariner TrophyAugust 16, 2015   While many rested or ran, Bill Armstrong cruised to victory! By: Doug Jones   On this past Sunday morning while some members of the Quissett Yacht Club were resting from extreme dancing of the Yacht Club ball and others were running from Woods Hole to Falmouth Heights, four stalwart racers over 35 were competing for the ... Read More
  • August Wednesday Series Race #2

    August Wednesday Series Race #2August 12, 2015 August Wednesday Series The Windy Wednesdays continue! By: Doug Jones   Before leaving the harbor last Wednesday, the Quissett Race Committee of Alan Haigh, Peter Franklin, Martha Adams, and Doug Jones had been warned how bumpy the conditions were out on Buzzards Bay; therefore, each member of the committee made a guess on the wind speed while ... Read More